There are 3 ways to get from Heerlen to Amsterdam by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$27 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Heerlen to Eindhoven N93
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven Airport to Amsterdam

$33 - $37

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Heerlen to Amsterdam 133.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Heerlen to Amsterdam is to bus which costs 29€ - 33€ and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heerlen to Amsterdam is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 3 min.

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The distance between Heerlen and Amsterdam is 182 km. The road distance is 213.4 km.

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The train from Heerlen to Amsterdam Centraal takes 2 h 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heerlen to Amsterdam. However, there are services departing from Heerlen and arriving at Amsterdam via Eindhoven, Station and Eindhoven Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heerlen and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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  • Distance: 113.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Heerlen, Netherlands and Amsterdam, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Heerlen to Amsterdam hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heerlen to Amsterdam via Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Station, Eindhoven, Airport, and Eindhoven Airport in around 4 h 33 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerlen to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heerlen to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TerraVision NL
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Eindhoven Airport to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $26
Schedules at
terravision.eu

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